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Petri della Valle, eines vornehmen Römischen patritii, Reiss-Beschreibung in unterschiedliche Theile der Welt : nemlich in Türckey, Egypten, Palestina, Persien, Ost-Indien, und andere weit entlegene Landschafften, samt einer aussführlichen Erzehlung aller Denck- und Merckwürdigster Sachen, so darinnen zu finden und anzutreffen ...

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Petri della Valle, eines vornehmen Römischen patritii, Reiss-Beschreibung in unterschiedliche Theile der Welt : nemlich in Türckey, Egypten, Palestina, Persien, Ost-Indien, und andere weit entlegene Landschafften, samt einer aussführlichen Erzehlung aller Denck- und Merckwürdigster Sachen, so darinnen zu finden und anzutreffen ...


Published 1674
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Frontispiece engraved by Thomas Blanchet and Johann Jakob Thurneysen. Twenty-nine full-page ill. engraved by Thurneysen, including ports. of della Valle and his Persian wife Sitti Maani. One double-page plate engraved by Jean Louis Durant

The 4 pts. paged & signed separately. Pagination, pt. 1: [22], 218, [22] p., [10] leaves of plates -- pt. 2: [4], 236, [12] p., [7] leaves of plates -- pt. 3: [4], 244, [14] p., [7] leaves of plates -- pt. 4: [6], 231, [11] p., [8] leaves of plates

Indexes at end of each pt

Binding: old sheepskin. Spine tooled in blind, author & title in gilt on label. Edges sprinkled red

Printed label of Baptist Union Theological Seminary, Chicago, with note that book was purchased from E.W. Hengstenberg of Berlin. Printed label of Ulrich Middeldorf


Publisher Getruckt zu Genff : In Verlegung Johann-Herman Widerholds
Pages 1090
Language German
Call number 313942
Digitizing sponsor Getty Research Institute
Book contributor Getty Research Institute
Collection getty; americana
Notes Narrow margins. Gutter included to avoid cropping text. Some text is impossible to capture.

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